Eaton Careers

Plant Manager

Changzhou, China
Manufacturing & Operations


Job Description

•Reviews and reports regularly to the Eaton Management Team on performance to plans.
•Develops overall business strategy for the operation.
•Produces annual Profit Plan and Strategic Plan.
•Responsible for overall profitability of operation.
•Reviews and reports regularly to the Eaton Management Team on performance to plans.
•Allocates targets and resources in support of the sales plan 
•Directs all manufacturing operations and support services at the site with emphasis on safety, quality, delivery and cost.
•Ensures production objectives are met consistent with overall quality requirements
•Continuously drives through process improvements and manages cost-out initiatives
•Plans and controls operational processes through a full function of direct or shared services staff including,
 materials, engineering, quality, accounting and human resources.
•Sets overall plant policies and procedures to insure effective manufacturing operations
•Co-ordinates the execution of manufacturing schedules to optimize plant effectiveness
•Directs and coaches subordinate staff in the performance of their respective roles
•Guides long range planning relative to plant enhancements, equipment replacements and product moves
•Manages, develops and motivates and recruits staff.
•Champion Eaton Business System
•Champion customer needs


1. Bachelor degree in science with Fluent English
2. 7-10 years of work experience in manufacturing environment with MNC, min 2 years of overall plant management experience
3. Experience in managing product line transfer-in is critical.
4. Other key competence's requirements:
• Leveraging resources
• Drive for results
• Change and adaptability
• Developing and motivating others
• Managerial Courage
• Interpersonal skill
• Strategic agility

We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters. We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.

Job: Manufacturing & Operations

Region: Asia Pacific
Organization: PDD PDSS Power Distribution Systems Services Division

Job Level: Manager
Schedule: Full-time
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 059953